Quotes by Toyotomi Hideyoshi

About Toyotomi Hideyoshi:

Toyotomi Hideyoshi is regarded as Japan's second "great unifier". He succeeded his former liege lord, Oda Nobunaga, and brought an end to the Warring States period.[clarification needed] The period of his rule is often called the Momoyama period, named after Hideyoshi's castle. After his death, his young son Hideyori was displaced by Tokugawa Ieyasu.

Author Bio

  • NameToyotomi Hideyoshi
  • DescriptionJapanese daimyo, warrior, general and politician
  • BornFebruary 2, 1536
  • DiedSeptember 18, 1598
  • CountryAshikaga Shogunate; Japan
  • ProfessionPolitician